Asante Kotoko striker, Frank Etouga Mbella equalled Karim Benzema’s unwanted record on Sunday late afternoon as he missed two penalties in his side’s 1-1 draw with Aduana Stars.
The Cameroonian attacker has been in stunning form this season and he is an early contender to win the Golden Boot. He is in the best goalscoring form of his career with 19 goals and counting.
The experience forward had the opportunity to score hat-trick in week 28 but saw two penalties thwarted.
Recently, the Balon d’or contender, Karim Benzema squandered two penalties in his side’s win over Osassuna in the Spanish La Liga.
Kumasi Asante Kotoko failed to snatch home win against the Fire Boys after they had dominated from the 39th minute. They were denied by extending the lead on the league log at the last minute.
The visitors had to come from a goal down to snatch an away draw.
The Prolific attacker, Etouga Mbella first scored for Asante Kotoko but troublesome Bright Agyei denied the awaiting league champions what would have been a famous win.
After Sunday’s matches, the complexion of the table has not changed for the Porcupines and the title is now within the reach of their hands should they keep on with their top form for the remaining six games.
With 56 points, Kotoko are nine points clear on the league table ahead of second place team, Bechem United.
Aduana Stars are sitting at the sixth position with 42 points.